Patents by Inventor Yusuke Yokota

Yusuke Yokota has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20220383687
    Abstract: A device for processing a medium includes: a conveyor for conveying the medium; an internal storage for storing the medium, the internal storage being disposed inside a body of the device and connected to the conveyor; an external storage for storing the medium, the external storage being disposed outside the body and connected to the conveyor; a temporary storage for storing the medium temporarily, the temporary storage being connected to the conveyor; and a controller for controlling the conveyer to perform at least one of collection processing and replenishment processing, the collection processing being processing of conveying the medium from the internal storage to the external storage via the temporary storage, the replenishment processing being processing of conveying the medium from the external storage to the internal storage via the temporary storage.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 28, 2021
    Publication date: December 1, 2022
    Applicant: Glory Ltd.
    Inventors: Tomoaki NAKAYAMA, Shinsuke SHIBATA, Keisuke NADA, Marina YOKOI, Yusuke YOKOTA
  • Patent number: 11509044
    Abstract: There is provided an antenna device for a vehicle capable of suppressing interference in a case where a plurality of antennas which receive signals in different frequency bands are close to one another. The antenna device for the vehicle includes a patch antenna and a capacitance loading element which are installed away from each other on an antenna base section which is attachable to a vehicle. The capacitance loading element is a part of an antenna capable of receiving a different use frequency band from which of the patch antenna, to form a three-dimensional shape in which a pair of linear conductors which respectively repeatedly turn in a predetermined direction are connected to each other via a linear connection conductor extending in a width direction of the antenna base section, and in the capacitance loading element, a length of a folded portion of each of the linear conductors is a non-resonant length of the patch antenna.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 22, 2022
    Assignee: YOKOWO CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yusuke Yokota, Taiki Mochizuki
  • Patent number: 11502409
    Abstract: An antenna device includes an antenna housing and an antenna element. The antenna element is accommodated in the antenna housing and receives signals in a first frequency band and a second frequency band which is lower than the first frequency band. The antenna element includes a first element that receives signals in the first frequency band and a second element that surrounds the first element and receives signals in the second frequency band. The first element includes a conductive plate which has a predetermined area, the second element includes a conductive plate which has a predetermined area, and the conductive plates are provided in an identical plane or a substantially identical plane.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 22, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2022
    Assignee: YOKOWO CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hirotoshi Mizuno, Yusuke Yokota
  • Publication number: 20220355826
    Abstract: A driving handover control device includes a memory and a processor coupled to the memory. In a case in which driving is handed over from a first state in which a vehicle travels in accordance with instruction from a first remote operator of the vehicle to a second state in which the vehicle travels in accordance with instruction from a second remote operator who is different from the first remote operator, the processor implements a transition from the first state to a third state in which the vehicle travels autonomously without instruction from the first remote operator or the second remote operator, and, after the transition from the first state to the third state, implements a transition from the third state to the second state.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 26, 2022
    Publication date: November 10, 2022
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Toshiki KINDO, Yuji SUZUKI, Mutsumi MATSUURA, Tomoaki MIYAZAWA, Shunsuke TANIMORI, Kuniaki JINNAI, Kohta TARAO, Yoshihiro MAEKAWA, Hiroki AWANO, Tae SUGIMURA, Tomoyuki KURIYAMA, Yusuke YOKOTA, Makoto MATSUSHITA, Yasuki NAKAGAWA, Atsushi HANAWA
  • Publication number: 20220355828
    Abstract: A driving handover control device includes a memory and a processor coupled to the memory. In a case in which driving is handed over from a first state in which a vehicle travels in accordance with instruction from a remote operator of the vehicle to a second state in which the vehicle travels in accordance with operation by a passenger of the vehicle, the processor implements a transition from the first state to a third state in which the vehicle travels autonomously without instruction from the remote operator or operation by the passenger, and, after the transition from the first state to the third state, implements a transition from the third state to the second state.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 26, 2022
    Publication date: November 10, 2022
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Toshiki KINDO, Yuji SUZUKI, Mutsumi MATSUURA, Tomoaki MIYAZAWA, Shunsuke TANIMORI, Kuniaki JINNAI, Kohta TARAO, Yoshihiro MAEKAWA, Hiroki AWANO, Tae SUGIMURA, Tomoyuki KURIYAMA, Yusuke YOKOTA, Makoto MATSUSHITA, Yasuki NAKAGAWA, Atsushi HANAWA
  • Patent number: 11465347
    Abstract: A plasticizing device includes a driving motor, a rotor that is rotated by rotation of the driving motor and has a groove-formed surface having a groove formed in a rotation direction, and a barrel that is opposite to the groove-formed surface and has a communication hole and a heater, plasticizes a material supplied between the groove and the barrel by rotation of the rotor and heating by the heater, and causes the plasticized material to flow out from the communication hole. Aside surface of the groove has a protrusion and recess surface including protrusion portions or recess portions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 26, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 11, 2022
    Inventors: Kakeru Sasagawa, Kei Yokota, Kenta Anegawa, Seiichiro Yamashita, Yusuke Watanabe, Yuichi Sasage, Mitsuru Inutsuka
  • Patent number: 11462822
    Abstract: An antenna device for vehicle that is attached to a roof of a vehicle, the antenna device for vehicle including: an antenna base; an antenna case covering the antenna base from above; and an antenna element provided inside the antenna case, wherein the antenna base has a metal base fixed to the roof, and a metal plate electrically connected to the metal base.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 4, 2022
    Assignee: YOKOWO CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Noritaka Terashita, Yusuke Yokota, Takashi Kaneko
  • Publication number: 20220288218
    Abstract: Described herein is/are a therapeutic antisense oligonucleotide(s) which binds to exons 45 to 55 of the human dystrophin pre-mRNA to induce exon skipping, and conjugates and compositions thereof for the treatment of DMD.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 9, 2020
    Publication date: September 15, 2022
    Inventors: Toshifumi YOKOTA, Yusuke ECHIGOYA, Kenji Rowel Quintana LIM
  • Patent number: 11440557
    Abstract: An electronic control device includes: an acquisition unit that acquires state information indicating at least one of a state of a movable body and a state of an external environment in which the movable body is moving, and a control instruction indicating at least one of a steering control instruction for steering the movable body and an acceleration control instruction for adjusting acceleration of the movable body; and a determining unit that determines whether the control instruction is a false control instruction based on the at least one state indicated by the state information acquired and control indicated by the control instruction acquired.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 24, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2022
    Assignee: PANASONIC INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Toshihisa Nakano, Tohru Wakabayashi, Yusuke Nemoto, Takayuki Fujii, Takashi Muroyama, Kaoru Yokota
  • Publication number: 20220282112
    Abstract: The present invention provides an aqueous coating composition which is capable of forming a coating film that has excellent cissing resistance and water resistance. An aqueous coating composition which contains (A) at least one hydroxyl group-containing resin that is selected from among (A1) hydroxyl group-containing acrylic resins and (A2) hydroxyl group-containing polyester resins, (B) an oligomer and (C) an alkyl etherified melamine resin, wherein: the oligomer (B) has a number average molecular weight within the range of from 200 to 800 and a solubility parameter within the range of from 10.0 to 13.5; and the molar ratio of methyl groups to butyl groups in the alkyl etherified melamine resin (C), namely (methyl group)/(butyl group) molar ratio is from 50/50 to 0/100.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 8, 2020
    Publication date: September 8, 2022
    Inventors: Yoshitaka Kubo, Yusuke Mizutani, Takuya Inagaki, Gen Yokota
  • Publication number: 20220258088
    Abstract: An air filter includes a frame portion including an outer frame and an inner frame, the outer frame being a frame body forming an outer contour and formed with an opening, the inner frame being provided within the outer frame and configured to partition the opening of the outer frame into a grid shape, and a filter portion provided on the frame portion to cover sections surrounded by the outer frame and the inner frame, the filter portion being configured to adsorb dust, wherein one side of the frame portion is totally flat.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 3, 2019
    Publication date: August 18, 2022
    Inventors: Takanori YOSHIDA, Shuhei YOKOTA, Yusuke MINE
  • Patent number: 11401976
    Abstract: A power transmitting device includes a first rotor and a second rotor rotatably disposed coaxially with a rotational central axis and in facing relation to each other. A first pressing protrusion projecting from the first rotor and a second pressing protrusion projecting from the second rotor are disposed in relative positions on superposed rotation trajectories. A soft rubber member elastically deformable to a large extent and has a small modulus of elasticity and a hard rubber member elastically deformable to a small extent and has a large modulus of elasticity are interposed between the first and second pressing protrusions. While no relative torque load is being applied to the first and second rotors, the soft rubber member is held in contact with both the first and second pressing protrusions, and the hard rubber member is interposed between the first pressing protrusion and the second pressing protrusion with gaps therebetween.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 29, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 2, 2022
    Assignee: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hidemichi Mori, Hiroshi Yokota, Satoru Nojima, Soichiro Murakami, Yasuhiro Fukuyoshi, Toshiaki Deguchi, Yusuke Osaki, Daisuke Sugio, Takuya Hatta
  • Patent number: 11360473
    Abstract: A vehicle controller device is provided including a travel control section configured to control autonomous driving and remote driving, a biometric information acquisition section configured to acquire biometric information of an occupant, a state determination section configured to determine, based on the biometric information acquired by the biometric information acquisition section, whether or not an abnormality predicted state has arisen in which manual driving by operation by the occupant is predicted to become compromised and also whether or not an abnormal state has arisen in which manual driving is compromised, a notification section configured to notify an operation device of a determined state in cases in which either the abnormality predicted state or the abnormal state is determined to have arisen, and a reception section capable of receiving operation-ready information indicating that operation by a remote operator is possible from the operation device in response to the notification.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 27, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 14, 2022
    Assignee: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Atsushi Hanawa, Yasuki Nakagawa, Makoto Matsushita, Yusuke Yokota, Tomoyuki Kuriyama, Tae Sugimura
  • Publication number: 20220178968
    Abstract: A contact terminal includes a tubular body extending in an axial direction of the contact terminal and having conductivity; a bar-shaped first conductor having conductivity and capable of coming into contact with an inspection target; and a bar-shaped second conductor having conductivity. The first conductor includes: a first protrusion that protrudes from the tubular body toward one side in the axial direction; and a first insertion portion provided at the other end of the first conductor in the axial direction and disposed in the tubular body. The second conductor includes a second insertion portion disposed in the tubular body. The tubular body includes: a spring portion configured in a spiral shape along a peripheral surface of the tubular body; and a first body portion connected to one side in the axial direction of the spring portion. The first insertion portion is fixed to the first body portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2020
    Publication date: June 9, 2022
    Inventors: Yusuke YOKOTA, Norihiro OTA
  • Patent number: 11355844
    Abstract: An antenna device configured to be attached to a vehicle includes: an antenna of a resonance type; and a matching circuit connected to the antenna, wherein the matching circuit includes a first matching circuit connected to a feeding portion of the antenna and a second matching circuit connected to a subsequent stage of the first matching circuit, wherein the first matching circuit reduces an impedance in a frequency band that is away to a higher-frequency range or a lower-frequency range from a resonance point of the antenna such that the impedance is lower than before connection of the first matching circuit, and the second matching circuit increases an impedance in a vicinity of the resonance point of the antenna such that the impedance is higher than before connection of the second matching circuit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 15, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 7, 2022
    Assignee: YOKOWO CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Yusuke Yokota
  • Publication number: 20220155346
    Abstract: In a contact terminal, the first insertion portion includes a first contact portion having a first flat surface along an axial direction, the second insertion portion includes a second contact portion having a second flat surface along the axial direction, the first flat surface and the second flat surface are in contact with each other, the tubular body includes at least one of a first end side notch provided along the axial direction on a peripheral surface of the one end portion in the axial direction of the tubular body and a second end side notch provided along the axial direction on a peripheral surface of the other end portion in the axial direction of the tubular body.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2020
    Publication date: May 19, 2022
    Inventors: Michio KAIDA, Norihiro OTA, Yusuke YOKOTA
  • Publication number: 20220106673
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a method for manufacturing an aluminum alloy member capable of suppressing deterioration in ductility thereof. In the method for manufacturing an aluminum alloy member, an aluminum alloy casting material that contains 2.0 to 5.5 mass % of Cu, and 4.0 to 7.0 mass % of Si in which a content of Mg is 0.5 mass % or less, a content of Zn is 1.0 mass % or less, a content of Fe is 1.0 mass % or less, a content of Mn is 0.5 mass % or less and the balance is made of Al and inevitable impurities is used. The method for manufacturing an aluminum alloy member includes a heating and holding step of heating and holding the aluminum alloy casting material within a solid-liquid coexisting temperature region; and a quenching step of rapidly cooling the aluminum alloy casting material after performing the heating and holding step.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 17, 2021
    Publication date: April 7, 2022
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Yusuke YOKOTA, Hirotsune WATANABE, Makoto KIKUCHI, Hiroshi KAWAHARA, Yasushi IWATA, Jun YAOKAWA, Kazuma HIBI
  • Publication number: 20220093333
    Abstract: A method for producing a ceramic electronic component includes providing an outer electrode, which includes forming a baked electrode layer by applying an electrically conductive paste including an electrically conductive metal and glass such that the electrically conductive paste covers an exposed portion of an inner electrode on a ceramic body and baking the applied electrically conductive paste, and forming a plating film on the surface of the baked electrode layer by electroplating. The baked electrode layer includes metal portions and glass portions distributed in contact with the metal portions. After the formation of the baked electrode layer, the surface of the baked electrode layer is subjected to barrel or blast processing using a powder having a Mohs hardness equal to or lower than that of the ceramic body.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 1, 2021
    Publication date: March 24, 2022
    Inventors: Tetsuya KISUMI, Yusuke YOKOTA
  • Patent number: 11256246
    Abstract: A data generating apparatus according to the one aspect of the present invention may include a converter configured to acquire conversion information in which a conversion rule is defined for converting first data acquired by performing a maintenance operation into second data processable by a facility maintenance management system and to convert the first data in accordance with the conversion rule defined in the acquired conversion information to generate the second data.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 18, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 22, 2022
    Assignee: YOKOGAWA ELECTRIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yusuke Yokota, Ryouhei Furihata
  • Patent number: 11244265
    Abstract: A maintenance operation support device includes a procedure information outputter configured to output procedure information representing an operation procedure of maintenance operations for a facility, the procedure information being obtained by combining action definition information for defining actions of a setting tool that adjusts or sets the facility and operation definition information for defining operations to be instructed to a maintenance operator who performs the maintenance operations for the facility.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 9, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 8, 2022
    Assignee: Yokogawa Electric Corporation
    Inventors: Yusuke Yokota, Ryouhei Furihata